Let your legislators know you support Affordability and Excellence at UW–Madison

In March, we’re focusing on Affordability and Excellence: Our efforts to make our top-notch education accessible to everyone in the state.

Contact Your Legislators In Support of Governor Evers Budget

On February 28, Governor Tony Evers delivered his 2019-21 budget proposal.

Contact the Governor and State Legislators — #UWChangesLives

The University of Wisconsin has numerous programs, initiatives, and research labs that greatly benefit the health of Wisconsinites all across the state.

Letter to the Governor

Thank you to everyone who signed the letter to Governor-elect Evers in support of UW-Madison and higher education.

Badgers in Congress

The following are UW–Madison alumni currently serving in the US Senate or House of Representatives.

Take Part in UW–Madison Day in Madison

On April 11, 2018, advocates from around the state are meeting with their legislators at the state capitol to let them know they care about UW—Madison and a number of the university’s legislative priorities. Join the movement by reaching out to your representatives!

Take Part in UW–Madison Day in DC

On March 14, advocates from across the country are meeting with their members of Congress to let them know they care about UW–Madison and a number of issues affecting higher education.

Tax bill reflects rift between many Republicans and higher education

Once a bipartisan issue, support for higher education is now split down party lines with House’s tax reform proposal.

House G.O.P. Tax Writers Take Aim at College Tuition Benefits

House’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would reduce tax benefits and savings for college students by $65 billion over the next decade.

How tax reform could affect families paying for college

House and Senate offer differing tax reform plans, with the House’s taking more digs at families and students financing a college education.